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Frog's Leap Zinfandel 2014 Wine Review

Frog's Leap Zinfandel 2014

Frog's Leap Zinfandel 2014

Napa Valley, California, United States

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $49.95

Drink: 2017-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.2%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Frog's Leap

Agent: Rogers & Company

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Vibrant, fleshy and alive with aromas and flavours of fleshy purple and black plums, a dancing blackberries. Balanced and complex. A zinfandel lover's zinfandel. Pair with any grilled meats. OTHER: This flashy, complex Zinfandel wants to be paired with a burger. It’s just luscious in blackberry jam and teriyaki beef flavors, with tart acidity that can’t wait to bite into greasy protein and fat. Special designation: Editor’s Choice. Score: 91. Source: Steve Heimoff, Wine Enthusiast, Dec. 31, 2012. OTHER: : John Williams is on a roll, following his exceptional 2013 Zinfandel with an equally delicious 2014. He dry-farms his 40-year-old vines, harvesting them at the same time as his petite sirah so he can co-ferment the fruit. That brings the tannins together in a refreshing, gentle structure that lifts the fruit flavors, presenting them as perfectly ripe forest berries. The tannins feel plush, even as they carry a note of black-peppercorn spice and manzanita. This is a beautiful Napa Valley red that happens to speak with an accent of zin. Score - 94 (Joshua Greene, Wine & Spirits, Aug. 2016). - Community Wine Reviews
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